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Title Sense of emptiness : an interdisciplinary approach / edited by Junichi Toyota, Pernilla Hallonsten, and Marina Shchepetunina
Published Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 222 pages)
Contents Presence of absence -- Exploring sense of emptiness : a cognitive overview -- Emptiness in Confucianism -- Emptiness in haiku poetry -- The concept of emptiness in ancient Japanese myth and religion -- The medieval meaning of existence -- Stillness and silence in Alexander Sokurov's films : an affinity with Japan -- Communication culture and gesture use -- The construct of emptiness Augé's Anthropology of 'non-places' -- Counting system and classifier/non-classifier languages -- Information structure and a role of topic/focus in East Asian languages -- Concept of time : future tense and emptiness -- Prospects on emptiness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Emptiness (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
Author Hallonsten, Pernilla, editor
Shchepetunina, Marina, editor
Toyota, Junichi, 1973- editor
ISBN 1283436663
1443835862 (electronic bk.)
9781283436663
9781443835862 (electronic bk.)